At a Glance: Oil price falls below $86 per barrel

Published on NewsOK Modified: December 7, 2012 at 2:24 pm •  Published: December 7, 2012
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NEW YORK (AP) — The price of oil fell Friday after the latest U.S. jobs report offered a mixed picture of the economy.

On the New York Mercantile Exchange:

Benchmark crude fell 33 cents to finish at $85.93 per barrel.

Heating oil fell 2.79 cents to end at $2.9153 per gallon.

Wholesale gasoline rose less than a penny to finish at $2.5974 per gallon.

Natural gas lost 11.5 cents, or 3.1 percent, to finish at $3.551 per 1,000 cubic feet.

On the ICE Futures exchange in London:

Brent crude, which is used to price international varieties of oil, fell 1 cent to finish at $107.02 per barrel.